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Chris Chester
Growth Editor at . Murrow award-winning tweeter. I ❤︎ local news, books, hockey, craft beer, and general nerdery.
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Chris Chester Nov 26
I, a faceless corporation, would like to tell you how thankful I am that you are on my email distribution list this holiday.
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Chris Chester Nov 25
"Don't worry about the deadline..." What a wonderful phrase.
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WeMakeWAMU Nov 25
UPDATE: managers will not renew the contracts of 13 of our essential colleagues. Many joined us at the start of the pandemic to handle a crush of news. By the end of 2020, most of them will be without a job.
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Chris Chester Nov 25
Unspoken here is the fact that "bad for the world" posts would not exist without the delivery platform that is Facebook.
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Chris Chester Nov 25
Replying to @ChrisBChester
Was shocked to see... the 1x traffic spike on this story at 9:05 p.m. last night. (Also the news itself!)
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Chris Chester Nov 25
Parsely traffic spike emails are my news push alert now that I don't work in the newsroom anymore.
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Liz Ann Sonders Nov 24
~5.8 million adults say they are likely to face eviction or foreclosure in next 2 months, accounting for 1/3 of 17.8 million adults in households which are behind on rent or mortgage payments ... unfortunately, this is becoming a sea of red
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Val Nov 22
sea urchins protect themselves by putting rocks and shells on their "heads" so apparently if u give them tiny hats they will put them on and wear them
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Chris Chester Nov 24
Comcast bringing home internet data caps to D.C. next year. Obviously the move is to go to Verizon or RCN, but it's hard not to see this becoming a trend.
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Chris Chester Nov 23
On Wednesday a raft of new coronavirus restrictions will take effect in the District.
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Chris Chester Nov 23
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Chris Chester Nov 18
So well deserved! Congrats and we'll miss you!
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Chris Chester Nov 13
When life gives you tomatoes, make tomato cage no parking signs.
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Chris Chester Nov 12
Replying to @dawntheapl
Hi Dawnthea! Long-time listener, first time caller. I just wanted to say that DATA SET CONFIGURATION ERROR
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Chris Chester Nov 12
It's a little embarrassing how often I am comforted by the thought that whatever task I am anxious about at a given moment has been accomplished successfully many times by people dumber than myself.
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Chris Chester Nov 12
This "idea" makes me viscerally angry, which I can only imagine must have been the point of it in the first place.
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Chris Chester Nov 9
When Alexa screws up and you're like, "You know, what, nevermind!" and it starts playing Nirvana.
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Esther Ciammachilli #WeMakeWAMU Nov 9
ICYMI: has this story about the celebrations in D.C. over the weekend after Joe Biden was confirmed the next president-elect. 📸 giving you all the feels by .
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Chris Chester Nov 7
Replying to @jonquilynhill
It's a legacy of the Nats World Series win.
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